Laois Sport

Squad strength and depth the secret to success as U/15s winning run continues

Waterpark    22 Portlaoise     73 ON a crisp sunny Sunday afternoon in Waterford, Portlaoise U/15s took on the challenge of Ardkeen-based...

Persistent Phelan puts Portlaoise U/18s back to winning ways

Leinster Rugby U/18 League North Meath 5 Portlaoise 44 AFTER a nervous opening 20 minutes in this Leinster U/18 League...

Thursday, 24/11/22 - 12:11pm Read More

Laois Hire sign deal to bring Laois GAA to new heights over five years 

The new look Laois GAA jersey is available online from oneills.ie and from all sports stores. Local sports outlet Colgan...

Wednesday, 23/11/22 - 9:55am Read More

Mighty Quinn ensures more silverware heads to for Heywood

North Leinster Junior Hurling ‘B’ final Heywood CS     1-21 Mountrath CS  2-12 By Pat Delaney EARLIER this year Heywood...

Tuesday, 22/11/22 - 10:17am Read More

Portlaoise U/14 girls advance to Leinster Cup final

Rugby – Leinster U/14 Girls Cup semi-final Tullamore 5 Portlaoise 29 A mighty Portlaoise U/14 girls panel arrived in Tullamore...

Tuesday, 22/11/22 - 9:45am Read More

Rugby – McGuinness the main man as Portlaoise overcome a tough test from Boyne

U/15 Leinster League Portlaoise     32 Boyne 19 PORTLAOISE welcomed Boyne to Togher on Sunday for a noon kick-off on a...

Monday, 21/11/22 - 9:51am Read More

Rugby – Portlaoise outclassed by a talented, young Newbridge side

Leinster League Division 2A Portlaoise     8 Newbridge    17 WORRYING times in Portlaoise rugby club as the men’s seniors fell to...

Monday, 21/11/22 - 9:49am Read More

Johnny Sexton opens up on ageing, nutrition, and whether he will ever coach

The Ireland and Leinster captain invites us into his Dublin home to talk frankly about family life, investing in himself,...

Friday, 18/11/22 - 12:21pm Read More

Abbeyleix suffer late, late heartbreak

AIB Leinster Club Intermediate Hurling Championship q/f Bray Emmets           0-17 St Lazarian’s Abbeyleix 0-16 A LATE pointed free from Bray’s...

Tuesday, 15/11/22 - 11:24am Read More

Cunningham in control as Portlaoise win away at Shannon RFC

Portlaoise     54 Shannon        17 FOLLOWING a trip to Buccaneers last weekend, Portlaoise U/15s continued their tour of duty with a...

Tuesday, 15/11/22 - 11:21am Read More

National Sport

Switzerland edge Serbia in goalfest to reach last-16

Kenneth Fox Switzerland reached the World Cup knockout round for the third successive tournament after prevailing 3-2 over Serbia on...

GAA club championship preview and where to watch the games

James Cox There’s a number of huge provincial GAA club clashes this weekend, including the Leinster and Munster senior hurling...

Friday, 02/12/22 - 6:14pm Read More

Graham Arnold says Australia will take on Argentina with ‘all guns blazing’

By PA Sport Staff Australia coach Graham Arnold has vowed his side will take on Argentina with “all guns blazing”...

Friday, 02/12/22 - 5:57pm Read More

Uruguay beat Ghana but miss out on last-16 spot to South Korea on goals scored

By PA Sport Staff Giorgian de Arrascaeta’s quickfire double to secure a 2-0 win over Ghana failed to stop Uruguay...

Friday, 02/12/22 - 5:54pm Read More

Some images were ‘misleading’: FIFA defends VAR decision over Japan goal

By Jamie Gardner, PA Chief Sports Reporter FIFA insists Japan’s second goal in their shock World Cup victory over Spain...

Friday, 02/12/22 - 4:49pm Read More

What’s on the box: The best televised sport this weekend

James Cox There’s a packed weekend of sporting action ahead with World Cup Last 16 ties, provincial hurling and football...

Friday, 02/12/22 - 3:34pm Read More

Formula One cancels 2023 Chinese Grand Prix due to Covid-19 restrictions

By Philip Duncan, PA F1 Correspondent Formula One has announced that next year’s Chinese Grand Prix will be cancelled. The...

Friday, 02/12/22 - 12:11pm Read More

Eddie Jones to learn England fate next week after RFU review

By Duncan Bech, PA England Rugby Correspondent Eddie Jones will learn if he is to continue as England head coach...

Friday, 02/12/22 - 12:06pm Read More

I’ve got a good heart but I’ve done some stupid stuff, says Jack Grealish

By Simon Peach, PA Chief Football Writer, Al Wakrah Jack Grealish says he is good-hearted person who does “stupid stuff”,...

Friday, 02/12/22 - 12:01pm Read More

Adam Scott equals course record to share halfway lead at Australian Open

By Phil Casey, PA Golf Correspondent Former world number one Adam Scott stormed into a share of the halfway lead...

Friday, 02/12/22 - 11:58am Read More

Sport Columnists

RUGBY – Portlaoise signal intention in season opener

Portlaoise 26 Thurles 22 PORTLAOISE signalled their intention to rebuild their side into a force to be reckoned with at...

Ruanbeg rescued

WRITE a book on any subject and that topic becomes part of the author’s mental make-up both before and long...

Tuesday, 11/09/12 - 3:20pm Read More